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If you don’t agree with a decision rendered by the National Maritime Center (NMC), you may contact us at 1-888-IASKNMC (1-888-427-5662 ) for clarification. As needed, you do have the right to appeal any decision made by the NMC. All appeals must be submitted within 30 days of the decision.
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